Fire Handling Equipment and Systems

Safety & Security Equipment

5.6 K-Factor Attic Sprinklers feature 200°F glass bulb operating element.

Aug 31, 2017

5.6 K-Factor Attic Sprinklers are offered in VK660 Model V-HIP and VK697 5.6K Attic Upright models with standard brass finish or Electroless Nickel PTFE plating. VK660 features 6 x 28 ft. maximum coverage area and protects the hip area by spraying water in 90° pattern down the attic slope toward the eaves. VK697 Upright model is designed for use with V-BB, V-SD and V-HIP Attic sprinklers.... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Nofia® Flame Retardants offers a specific gravity of 1.2.

Aug 29, 2017

Produced using sustainable green chemistry principles like solvent-free production process and near 100% atom efficiency, Nofia® Flame Retardants (polyphosphonates) are tough and transparent. Product features high melt flow that is used in consumer electronics, textiles, building and construction, and transportation markets.

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Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Safety & Security Equipment

Loss of Productivity from Disruption?

Jun 01, 2017

May 31, 2017 - The Universal Stopper® is an indoor/outdoor polycarbonate cover which offers excellent protection against false fire alarms, physical damage (both accidental and intentional), dust and grime as well as severe environments inside and out.

Preventing false fire alarms saves possible municipal fees, disruption, lost revenue, and a loss of productivity from employees, staff... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Polycarbonate Blend from Covestro Offers Flame Retardance for LED luminaires

Mar 03, 2017

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 28, 2017 - Light-emitting diode (LED) lighting continues to grow in popularity due to its wide variety of benefits, including energy efficiency, longer service life and superior performance. Thermal management helps to ensure LEDs work efficiently and effectively, and contributes to long-term performance. With this need in mind, PowerSecure Lighting turned to Covestro LLC to... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

VK478 Flush Pendent Sprinkler features ceiling ring design.

Jan 30, 2017

Available in standard painted white and RAL9010 white finish colors, Flush Pendent Sprinkler provides up to 16 mm vertical adjustment. Designed in 165°F and 205°F temperature ratings, VK478 comes with two piece sprinkler. Suitable in apartments, schools, hospitals, hotels, restaurants, churches and office buildings, product is cULus listed for Light Hazard and Ordinary Hazard Group 1 and... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

COIN® VK950 Sprinklers feature corrosion resistant Nickel PTFE plating.

Jan 07, 2017

Designed to protect areas constructed of wood truss, bar joists or composite wood joists, COIN VK950 Sprinklers meet cULus standards for use in hazard combustible and non-combustible spaces. Rated to 200°F temperature, unit features 15 mm NPT thread. Offering 16 ft x 16 ft coverage area and 60 in. height, product can be installed in CPVC and steel wet pipe sprinkler systems. Featuring glass... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Ultra K-34 286° Sprinkler eliminates in-rack sprinkler usage.

Dec 23, 2016

Designed for cold storage and unheated warehouses, Ultra K-34 286° Sprinkler provides ceiling-only protection up to 55 ft. Meeting the Quell™ System Methodology design criteria, sprinkler system helps in maximizing storage. Offering “surround and drown” method to control fire, sprinklers can be opened irrespective of where the fire starts.

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Agricultural and Farming Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Flat Plate Horizontal Sidewall Sprinkler covers an area up to 16 x 20 ft.

Dec 01, 2016

Applicable in residential systems requiring density of 0.1GPM/ft2, Flat Plate Horizontal Sidewall Sprinkler used in fire protection has 5.8 (84) K-factor. Sprinkler is concealed with flat cover plate with dimension of less than 2”. VK490 can be installed with deflector located between 102 – 305mm on 2” x 4" wall space below ceiling. Also available in 74°C and 96°C ratings with 15 mm... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Safety & Security Equipment

NEZ33CK EZ-Path® Smoke and Acoustical Pathway features a built in smoke sealing system.

Oct 13, 2016

Protecting sensitive cables through the ceilings and providing a smoke and environmental seal that regulates air flow, NEZ33CK reduces wasted energy. Used in plenum spaces, telecommunication rooms, data closets and server rooms, the kit isolates conditioned air. Integrated where a professional fit and finish is preferred, the unit features a built in smoke sealing system that automatically... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

FRX Polymers® to Highlight Expanding End-Use Applications for Nofia® Flame Retardants at K 2016

Sep 30, 2016

CHELMSFORD, Mass. - FRX Polymers, Inc. (FRX), the global leader in polymeric halogen-free flame retardant solutions, will focus on its latest material developments and the expanded range of end-use applications at the K 2016 exhibition, which runs Oct. 19-26, in Düsseldorf, Germany. In Hall 5/C06-1, FRX will highlight its highly successful application development work in key markets such as... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

FRX Polymers' Nofia® Flame Retardants Obtain Accreditation from Oeko-Tex® Association

Sep 02, 2016

CHELMSFORD, Mass., August 29, 2016 - Several Nofia flame retardant grades from FRX Polymers Inc., the global leader in polymeric, halogen-free flame retardant solutions, have earned accreditation by the Oeko-Tex Association, an international association of independent research and testing institutes focused on enhancing both product safety and sustainable production in the textile industry. FRX... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

TYCO Announces New Listing for ESFR-25 Pendent Sprinklers for Warehouse and Storage Applications

Aug 08, 2016

Model ESFR-25 (TY9226) protects higher at narrower aisle widths LANSDALE, PA. –– Tyco Fire Protection Products (TYCO), a global leader in fire suppression technologies, announces the TYCO Model ESFR-25 Early Suppression Fast Response (ESFR) Pendent Sprinkler (TY9226) with a K-Factor of 25.2 for warehouse and other storage applications. The sprinkler is UL Listed and FM approved and provides... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Tyco's Attic Sprinklers Provide Superior Fire Protection

Aug 01, 2016

Designers can now more efficiently protect an attic space while reducing costs LANSDALE, Pa., USA – For more than 20 years, Tyco Fire Protection Products, a division of Tyco (NYSE: TYC) and a global leader in fire suppression technologies, has been leading the way in attic fire protection. Tyco Attic Sprinklers boast extensive fire testing for sloped combustible concealed spaces. Fire... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Particulate Hood protects firefighters against toxins.

Jul 28, 2016

Designed with firefighter input at all stages of development and testing, NFPA 1971-certified Life Guard Hood blocks hazardous, carcinogenic particulates in both air and water. Breathable, multilayer, composite material and roomy design safely promote flow of air around head and neck, while balanced Thermal Protective Performance and Total Heat Loss design supports dry and comfortable... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

D-Blaze® Fire Retardant Treated Wood (FRTW) Earns GREENGUARD Gold Certification

Jul 26, 2016

Fire Retardant Wood Treatment is First of its Kind to Earn GREENGUARD Gold Certification CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 21, 2016 - Viance LLC, a leading manufacturer of advanced wood treatment technologies, has announced that D-Blaze Fire Retardant Treated Wood (FRTW) is the first pressure-impregnated FRTW to earn the GREENGUARD Gold Certification. "With the GREENGUARD Gold Certification, architects and... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Europe's Military Cargo Aircraft Gear Up to Help Fight Wildfires with Newly Approved System

Jul 12, 2016

The Guardian, an advanced aerial firefighting system from Caylym Techonologies, is authorized for use in foreign countries. FRESNO, Calif. - This year, Fresno-based Caylym Technologies was invited to the Spartan C-27J's operator's conference to showcase their unique aerial firefighting system. Each year Leonardo Aircraft, formerly Alenia, introduces and updates users on the Spartan's... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Viking Earns UL Listing for its Next Generation Freedom® Residential Concealed Pendent Sprinkler

Jul 07, 2016

Hastings, Michigan, USA - The Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, announces that it has successfully completed all UL testing for its new Freedom® residential flat plate concealed pendent sprinkler (Model VK494). The new 4.9 K-factor sprinkler, which will be available this fall,representsa significant advancement in residential fire protection. The... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

DMP XR550 with 96 Doors of Access Control Wins ESX 2016 Award

Jun 13, 2016

ESX 2016 Innovation Award Winner Fort Worth, TX, June 8th, 2016: As announced at the 2016 ESX Innovation Awards, the DMP XR550 with its expanded Access Control capability wins the 2016 Innovation Award for best of Controllers: Stand-alone, Networked, or Appliance-based systems. The XR550’s 96 doors capability was created to allow the already powerful commercial control panel the... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Commercial Concealed Sprinkler comes in standard response version.

Jun 06, 2016

Featuring 5 mm glass bulb, Mirage® VK492 standard response, commercial-grade, concealed, pendent sprinkler is FM Approved and cULus Listed for Light and Ordinary Hazard occupancies. This standard coverage sprinkler, with K-factor of 5.6 (81), is available in 155, 175, and 200°F temperature ratings. Primary application is in tenant improvement, renovation, and sprinkler replacement projects. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

Altronix Showcases Entrada(TM) Network Access FACP Adapters with Emergency Egress at ISC West 2016

Apr 12, 2016

Facilitates FACP Interface/Emergency Egress while Maintaining PoE to Network Access Controllers and Readers Las Vegas, NV – Altronix, the recognized leader in power and transmission solutions for the professional security industry, is demonstrating its Entrada2DMK Network Access FACP Adapters at ISC West 2016. These adapters provide a supervised fire alarm interface, enabling network door... Read More